Okay students. It’s time to crack down on your neatness on your math papers. I have been spending too much time trying to figure out what numbers are written on papers, and tracking errors that I find are due to sloppy writing. My new grading policy is going to be this, “If there is doubt, [...]
Archive for December, 2008
Have you checked out the blogroll lately? I have sorted all of the web sites that we have visited this year by categories. Please check out these sites in your spare time to practice and review your math skills! Interested in learning correct typing skills? Check out Dance Mat Typing. Want to help feed the [...]
Welcome to my blog! I teach 7th grade Language Arts at McDowell Exchange School in the Logan Elm School district. I previously taught 5th grade at Laurelville Elementary (in the same district)-math for the last three years and language arts prior to that.
My hope is that this blog serves as a sort of newsletter for our class, keeping parents and students informed of class news and assignments for our Language Arts Class. I also intend for it to be a place where students can share their writing and their thoughts on books that they are reading.
In March 2009, my blog was showcased by Sue Walters on The Edublogger site. As a result, this blog has had visitors from all around the world. It has been so exciting to see new dots appear on my clustr map! (see the clustr map below as of 9/24/09) Thanks again, Sue!
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